Bunnell, Florida
Thursday, September 29, 1955


Funeral services for Louis Scott Sheffield, Sr., 55, father of Louis Scott Sheffield, Jr., of Bunnell will be held in Jacksonville Thursday (today) at 3 P. M. in Dunn’s Creek Baptist Church. Mr. Sheffield died suddenly from a heart attack Tuesday morning at 3 o'clock­

Mr. Sheffield was born in Kingsland, Ga., but had lived in the Jacksonville area since 1912. He was a retired dairyman and a director of the Northeast Production Credit Assn. of Palatka.

He was chairman of the Duval County Board of Public Instruction; a member of Dunn’s Creek Baptist Church; the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce, and Oceanway Masonic Lodge.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Gussie Elizabeth Sheffield; three sons, Louis of Bunnell; Carl and Burl of Jacksonville; a daughter, Mrs. Joe T. Rogers of Oklahoma City, Okla., and several brothers and sisters.